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Aug
21
Sat
CANCELLED: Johnsonville/Capital City Shared Annual Dance 2021 @ Ngaio Town Hall
Aug 21 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

The Johnsonville/Capital City Annual dance is cancelled due to Covid restrictions. We are disappointed we are unable to welcome our fellow dancers for the second year in a row.

Download the Johnsonville Capital City Annual Dance 21 August 2021 Programme

Download the instructions for the dance John Markham’s Rant

Download the instructions for the dance City of Wisteria

Download the 2021 Johnsonville Capital City Annual Dance Crib Sheet

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Nov
29
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan and Final Night 2021 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm

NEW DATE & NEW VENUE!

Music by Airs & Graces – Lynne Scott, Mary McDonald and Glenice Saunders

Download the Johnsonville Final Night 2021 Programme_2

Download the Links to dance instructions Johnsonville Final Night 2021

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Feb
14
Mon
2022 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2022

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Classes on 14, 21 & 28 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 14 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2021 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Covid requirements for Khandallah Town Hall

At Orange and Red traffic light settings, Khandallah Town Hall is a ‘vaccinated premises’. Please have your ‘My Vaccine pass’ ready for scanning by a Johnsonville Club member.

We may also ask for verification, in the form of photo ID. So bring your drivers’ license, passport, or any other form of photo ID if you have some. Please also wear your mask and scan the NZ Covid Tracer QR/sign in on arrival.

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2022

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Feb
21
Mon
2022 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2022

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Classes on 14, 21 & 28 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 14 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2021 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Covid requirements for Khandallah Town Hall

At Orange and Red traffic light settings, Khandallah Town Hall is a ‘vaccinated premises’. Please have your ‘My Vaccine pass’ ready for scanning by a Johnsonville Club member.

We may also ask for verification, in the form of photo ID. So bring your drivers’ license, passport, or any other form of photo ID if you have some. Please also wear your mask and scan the NZ Covid Tracer QR/sign in on arrival.

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2022

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Feb
28
Mon
2022 Beginners’ Class @ Khandallah Town Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm

Join us at dancing in 2022

Scottish Country Dancing is a fun way to get fit and make new friends – all with toe-tapping Celtic music!

We welcome you to our Beginner’s Classes on 14, 21 & 28 February, 7.30pm-9.30pm on Monday nights at Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Our classes suit all ages from teenagers and upwards.

First Class: Monday, 14 February

Doors open at 7.15pm. Come along then on the first night to register and be ready to dance at 7.30pm.

Our tutor Rod Downey will introduce the steps over the three weeks and you’ll be up and dancing during the first evening.

  • This is social dancing and we all dance together and help each other
  • No partner is needed – come by yourself or with a friend
  • Wear soft shoes and light comfortable clothing
  • Just $5 for each class – pay by cash at the door

FREE for 2021 Johnsonville Scottish Country Dance Club members

Covid requirements for Khandallah Town Hall

At Orange and Red traffic light settings, Khandallah Town Hall is a ‘vaccinated premises’. Please have your ‘My Vaccine pass’ ready for scanning by a Johnsonville Club member.

We may also ask for verification, in the form of photo ID. So bring your drivers’ license, passport, or any other form of photo ID if you have some. Please also wear your mask and scan the NZ Covid Tracer QR/sign in on arrival.

Queries

To find out more, contact Robert on 021 163 9649 or email him or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948 or email them

Location

Khandallah Town Hall, 11 Ganges Road, Khandallah, Wellington.

Isabelle and Maggie: New dancers in 2020

Isabelle and Maggie with Kristin Downey, President of Johnsonville Club

Two new dancers have kindly shared their experiences of being a new dancer at Johnsonville Club in 2020.

Find out more from Isabelle and Maggie about their first year of dancing

Poster

Download the Johnsonville Beginners Poster 2022

Click here for more about our club and Scottish Country Dancing

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Mar
7
Mon
2022 Club Nights begin @ Khandallah Town Hall
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm
2022 Club Nights begin @ Khandallah Town Hall | Wellington | Wellington | New Zealand
Annual Club Membership: $20 Club Night: $5 a night (cash at the door) If you have any queries, please email us at contact us or phone Robert on 021 163 9649 or Rod/Kristin on 04 478 4948.

Covid requirements for Khandallah Town Hall

At Orange traffic light setting, Khandallah Town Hall is a ‘vaccinated premises’. Please have your ‘My Vaccine pass’ ready for scanning by a Johnsonville Club member. We may also ask for verification, in the form of photo ID. So bring your drivers’ license, passport, or any other form of photo ID if you have some. Please also wear your mask and scan the NZ Covid Tracer QR/sign in on arrival.
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Apr
11
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan Night April 2022 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm

Join in the fun! Monday 11 April

Our first Tartan Night of the year is designed to give newer dancers the opportunity to dance to live music. Dancers in their first year are welcome to join us.

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night April 2022 Programme

Download the instructions to The Coleraine Rant

See the background to the dance The Coleraine Rant

Covid requirements for Khandallah Town Hall

At Orange and Red traffic light settings, Khandallah Town Hall is a ‘vaccinated premises’. Please have your ‘My Vaccine pass’ ready for scanning by a Johnsonville Club member.

We may also ask for verification, in the form of photo ID. So bring your drivers’ license, passport, or any other form of photo ID if you have some. Please also wear your mask and scan the NZ Covid Tracer QR/sign in on arrival.

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Jun
27
Mon
Johnsonville Tartan Night June 2022 @ Khandallah Town Hall
Jun 27 @ 7:30 pm

Join in the fun! Monday 27 June

Live music from Strings Attached – Lynne Scott, Sharlene Penman and Richard Hardie.

Download the Johnsonville Tartan Night June 2022 Programme

Download the instructions for Tairāwhiti Wedding

Watch this video of Tairāwhiti Wedding danced by RSCDS Leeds Branch

Download the instructions for To Catch a Weasel

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Jul
9
Sat
Johnsonville Mid-Year Summer 2022 @ St John’s Anglican Church Hall
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Johnsonville Mid-Year Summer: Saturday 9 July, 6pm-10pm

Book online now!

Johnsonville’s 2022 club dinner-dance has a Mid-Year Summer theme, in place of our Covid-cancelled Summer Ceilidh.

Come along in summer beach gear or bright summer colours for this fun-filled evening of socialising, dancing and eating!

As usual, there will be:

  • good food, good company, and a mug of Allison’s mulled wine
  • time to get to know your fellow club members off the dance floor
  • fun (Summer) dances brought to us by Rod
  • lots of colourful (Summer-themed) decorations
  • easy options for dressing to celebrate the event’s (Summer) theme
  • the opportunity for family members to join us
  • volunteer slots for hall set-up and pack-up

But we are doing some things differently, in response to covid-uncertainty:

  • this year will be pot-luck rather than a catered meal
  • costs will be lower at $5 for members, and $10 for guests
  • we’ll be calling for volunteers to help cover kitchen duties
  • we will need a minimum of 25 members, signed-up at least a week ahead

A Pot-luck dinner

This year’s dinner food will be self-catered, with pot-luck contributions from all those attending (as at our Summer Ceildih).

Booking information

There is limited space at St John’s Church Hall – Johnsonville Club Members have priority. Maximum number of attendees is 50.

We require a minimum of 25 members (booked in advance) for the event to go ahead.

Bookings are now open for Johnsonville Club Members and their immediate families.

BOOK AND PAY by MONDAY 27 JUNE for Club members, their partners and children:

  • Johnsonville Club Members: $5 each
  • Members’ partners (who are not Members of Johnsonville Club): $10 each
  • Members’ children aged 13 and under: $5 each
  • Members’ older children: $10 each

Work out the total amount due (at $5 each for Johnsonville Club Members, $10 each for Members’ partners (who are not Members of Johnsonville Club), $5 each for Members’ children aged 13 and under, and $10 each for Members’ older children.

Payment options

(a) INTERNET BANKING: All internet banking payments need to be made – BEFORE completing the online booking form (so you can enter date of payment later in the form)

  • to account 01-0519-0040631-00
  • insert ‘Dinner’ in ‘Particulars’ and ‘Your name’ in ‘Reference’.

(b) CASH: Please give your payment directly to Allison at Club with your details.

Book online now

Click here to book online

Other guests waitlist

Email Allison to add other guests ($10 for each non-member, including their children) to a wait list for possible spaces. Payment for wait listed guests is NOT NEEDED at this point.

See the fun of our 2021 Mid-Winter Christmas Celebration

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Aug
20
Sat
Johnsonville/Capital City Combined Annual Dance 2022 @ Newtown School Hall
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Music by Lynne Scott, Sharlene Penman, Richard Hardie

Download the Johnsonville & Capital City Combined Annual Dance Programme 2022

Download the Johnsonville & Capital City Combined Annual Dance Crib Sheet 2022 prepared by Désirée Patterson

Download the instructions for the dance John Markham’s Rant

Download the instructions for the dance City of Wisteria

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